Santa's Favourite Cookies

  • Downhome Magazine
  • Posted: Dec 01, 2022 2:33 PM

We turned to staff and readers for their favourite homemade treats they like to put out when Christmas comes. Here's one to try this December!

Santa’s Favourite Cookies

1 1/3 cups butter
1 cup sugar
1 cup brown sugar
2 eggs
2 tsp vanilla
3 cups flour
1 tsp baking soda
1 tsp salt
2 cups mini M&Ms

Preheat oven to 375°F. Mix butter, sugars, eggs and vanilla. Combine flour, soda and salt. Blend into creamed butter mix. Fold in M&Ms. Drop dough by tablespoonfuls 2" apart onto ungreased cookie sheet. Bake 10-12 min. on top rack of oven until cookies are light brown. Cool slightly on sheet before transferring to cooling rack. Makes about four dozen cookies.